from ports Apache install missing options

Paul Smith paul.j.smith0 at
Thu May 21 04:17:48 UTC 2015

On Wed, May 20, 2015 at 9:38 PM, Jeffry Killen <jekillen at> wrote:
> I just installed apache22 and was not given an option to include support for
> php
> There is no evidence in the httpd.conf file that there is any support for
> it.
> I deinstalled apache22 and made and installed apache24. Same story.
> I don't see a port the expressly include support for any such extension with
> apache.
> At the very start of the make stage, a long list of options is presented but
> no mention of mod_perl, mod_python, mod_php5, nor any ruby related modules
> Is there a way to do this from ports with a ./configure script? Or, what is
> the
> alternative?
> Just prior I went through the trouble of building and installing php with a
> bunch of extensions. This is intended to be used with apache.
> I could just abandon ports and do a manual build of apache  myself I
> suppose.
> I've done that without memorable trouble on at least 4 machines with FreeBSD
> 6.2
> (about 8 or 9 years ago). But now I am getting hooked on using ports
> Thanks for time attention and patience.
> JK

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